Acquisition Announcement | Reliance One Acquires WheelHouse Resource Partners

Dallas OfficeApril 6, 2016

Auburn Hills, MI – Reliance One, Inc. is pleased to announce the acquisition of WheelHouse Resource Partners, a technical staffing firm in Dallas, Texas. This acquisition will be the 5th office for Reliance One. These locations include Auburn Hills, Bingham Farms and Lansing MI, Chicago, IL and Dallas, TX.

WheelHouse Resource Partners was founded in 1998 and has since provided skilled information technology and engineering consultants to its customers. “We are looking forward to a successful transition with such a well-established company and we are excited to join the growing Dallas Market. As Reliance One continues to grow with our customer base, that includes large global companies, it is important that we keep pace with our customers’ demands. I would like to welcome John Brown, Founder of WheelHouse and his team to Reliance One and thank Company Founders, Jim Beath and Jim Paquette for continuing to invest in our company’s future,” said Jeff Gardner, President of Reliance One.

About Reliance One:

Reliance One Inc. is a minority-owned, NMSDC-certified staffing corporation headquartered in Michigan with a focus on matching the ideal professional to a client’s specific needs for both long-term, short-term, or project based positions (including temporary, temporary to direct, or direct).

Contact

Reliance One, Inc.
1700 Harmon Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
248-922-4500
Robert Wicker
rwicker@reliance-one.com
Fax: (248) 922-5660
www.reliance-one.com

Reliance One is Growing!

August 5, 2014

Growth means change, and change can be a great thing! It has been quite the journey, but we are excited to announce the opening of our new office, located in the Bingham Farms area! After months of searching for the right location, tedious planning and budgeting, we finally found the perfect space for Reliance One to expand and grow!

“With every office and cube filled to full capacity in our headquarters, it only made sense for us to open up another office to continue with the momentum and growth we’re experiencing on a daily basis,” said Jeff Gardner, Vice President of Sales at Reliance One.

We moved four teams down to our new location, and they are more than excited to dive in head first and make a huge splash for Reliance One. This is just the beginning of big things to come!

About Reliance One, Inc.

Reliance One Inc. is a minority-owned, MMSDC-certified staffing corporation headquartered in Michigan with a focus on matching the ideal professional to a client’s specific needs for both long-term, short-term, or project based positions (including temporary, temporary to direct, or direct).

Contact

Reliance One, Inc.
1700 Harmon Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
248-922-4500
rwicker@reliance-one.com
Fax: (248) 922-5660
http://www.reliance-one.com

We Build Teams and We Need Your Help!

July 26, 2013

Auburn Hills, Mich. – Are you interested in helping your family and friends obtain a new job? Reliance One has experienced rapid growth over the last couple of years and the company is responsible for employing over 1,000 people throughout Michigan.

We are excited to announce the launch of our Referral Program! If you refer a candidate that secures a new position with Reliance One for a designated period of time, you could be eligible to receive a $50.00 Visa Gift Card. To qualify, the person must be considered for one of the following positions: Mechanic, Welder, Fabricator, Painter, or Instrumentation Technician. In addition, the referral must submit a resume along with your name in order for you to receive credit.

We are looking to grow our team exponentially to help satisfy our client needs. Our main focus is to get people back to work, and we can achieve that goal even faster with your help!

About Reliance One, Inc.

Reliance One Inc. is a minority-owned, MMSDC-certified staffing corporation headquartered in Michigan with a focus on matching the ideal professional to a client’s specific needs for both long-term, short-term, or project based positions (including temporary, temporary to direct, or direct).

Contact

Reliance One, Inc.
1700 Harmon Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
248-922-4500
mechanics@reliance-one.com
Fax: (248) 922-5660
http://www.reliance-one.com

Over 400 People Needed for New Jobs

May 22, 2013
Auburn Hills, Mich.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Reliance One is looking to hire 400 Test Drivers based on expansion and growth in the Automotive Testing market. Whether you are an automotive enthusiast, retiree or a recent college graduate, this opportunity gives you the chance to experience the latest in automotive technology. “Retirees and recent college graduates are great for the program based on their flexibility of their schedules” says Chad Toms, Vice President of National Accounts for Reliance One. “The program lets our drivers experience in the latest and greatest products before the general public. The work involves driving vehicles as well as performing evaluations.”

The program since its inception in 2010 has generated millions of testing miles being completed. The mileage accrued on the testing vehicles, as well as, the hands on vehicle evaluation inspections have resulted in significant improvements and overall quality of the vehicles being produced. These results have reduced warranty defects, improved reliability, which has resulted in increased sales for the Auto companies. Based on all of these factors, our client has announced significant expansion of the program supporting multiple OEM customers. This opportunity will allow candidates to experience the cutting edge of automobile technology. If people are interested they should send their resume to drivers@reliance-one.com or call 248-393-1030.

About Reliance One, Inc.

Reliance One Inc. is a minority-owned, MMSDC-certified staffing corporation headquartered in Michigan with a focus on matching the ideal professional to a client’s specific needs for both long-term, short-term, or project based positions (including temporary, temporary to direct, or direct).

Contact

Reliance One, Inc.
1700 Harmon Rd.
Auburn Hills, MI 48326
248-393-1030
drivers@reliance-one.com
Fax: (248) 922-5660
http://www.reliance-one.com

We’re on a Roll…

A hiring roll that is!  Reliance One is expanding at a rapid rate and is looking for enthusiastic, self-motivated individuals to join its team today!  Originally established in a residential basement, Reliance One has since developed into one of the most successful recruiting companies in the state with more than 45 internal employees.  With locations in Auburn Hills (headquarters) and Lansing, Reliance One is looking to branch into new areas like Grand Rapids and Chicago in the very near future.

Jim Beath, co-founder, is excited about the upcoming changes.   “The growth that we’re experiencing is exponential.  Every day we take a few steps towards establishing a foothold in new territories.”  New territories mean we’re promoting Recruiters to Account Manager positions to take over and develop these newly acquired zones. This week alone we’ve hired two new Technical Recruiters, Ognen Stamenkovik and Norman Riopelle. After a week of tutorials, role playing, and training the two will be given the opportunity to take their careers to the next level.

Recent hires Farrah Edwards and Jon Putman are already successfully putting people to work. “I love it here. The atmosphere is incomparable to other workplaces, my peers are genuinely enthusiastic about being here which makes the day more enjoyable”, Farrah expressed. In today’s business, team building is a key differentiator between success and failure.  Do you want to have a say in where your career is headed?  Come be a part of the Reliance One team today!  To apply send your resume to resumes@reliance-one.com.

Megan Mahaffy – New Recruiter!

This week, at Reliance One, Megan Mahaffy begins her journey as a new Recruiter! Megan spent last week training with Senior Technical Recruiter, Alicia Bradley. Alicia mentioned, “Megan was very focused and committed during the training week.  I’m looking forward to watching her develop here, and I have no doubt she will succeed in a recruiting role and beyond.” Megan was motivated from the moment she walked into Reliance One, her goal is to grow into an Account Management position. Megan’s drive mirrored her success at Saginaw Valley State University where she graduated with a Marketing Degree. After school, Megan worked as a Field Examiner but desired more interaction with others, which is something she will do daily at Reliance One. “We are excited to have Megan join our team and feel she has the background and experience that will make her a key contributor to the Reliance One Team.” Rob Wicker, Senior Account Executive speaks for the group with his statement. Welcome aboard Megan!

Christie Firestine – New Social Media Coordinator

August 1, 2012, Auburn Hills, Mich. – Reliance One has filled the Social Media Coordinator position by bringing aboard a new hire, Christie Firestine. In this evolving role, Christie will help brand Reliance One by maintaining Social Media sites such as LinkedIn and Facebook. She will also assist the Administrative Team with various tasks to help keep the company running efficiently. Before starting her journey at Reliance One, Christie was a full time student at Oakland University where she graduated Cum Lade with departmental honors in April 2012. She is very active in her community where she is a Cheerleading Coach for a local Middle School. Reliance One is excited to help a new graduate start a career in a field of uncharted territory. Help us track her success by “liking” Reliance One on Facebook!

 

New Recruiter – Sarah Staroba

July 30, 2012, Auburn Hills, Mich. – Reliance One continues to expand as the team welcomes new Technical Recruiter, Sarah Staroba. She admits, “This is a very new position for me and my career, I never would have thought of myself in this role, now I really don’t see anything else for me.” Matt VanNorman, Account Manager and Sarah’s new boss, had only positive things to say, “She has a very strong work ethic and is always willing to do whatever it takes to get things done.” Prior to working at Reliance One, Sarah was employed at Genesys Athletic Club. She continues to stay active by doing her favorite thing…running! Sarah really enjoys what she’s doing now and the group at Reliance One is ready to see her jump start her new career.